BENIN WAS Paper Money,
1959-65 Issues

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Prez:
Hubert MAGA  
1.8.1960 - 27.10.1963


Prez:
C. SOGLO
28.10.1963-19.12.1967


Prez:
Sourou M. APITHY
25.1.1964 - 27.11.1965


Prez:
J. A.-TomÍtin
27.11.1965 - 29.11.1965


BENIN Paper Money, 1959-65 Issues

REPUBLIC OF BENIN

History: 1650 UK FT.William; 1863 FRA Porto-Novo Prot.; 1894 FRA Dahomey FRA Prot.; 1958 Auto. as Dahomey; 1960 Rep.Dahomey; 1975 Peo. Rep. Dahomey; 1.3.1990 Rep.Benin
BENIN now uses Banque Centrale des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (BCEAO) notes.
Currency History: 
Dahomey 1917 issues; French West Africa with Code Letter B <1960;  WAS BCEAO 1960>

Banque Centrale des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (BCEAO)

 
P.201B  100 Francs
WasP.201Bb100Francs20.3.1961Sig.2.jpg
P.201Bb  100 Francs 20.3.1961 Sig.2
 WDB
WasP.301Ca100Francs20.3.1961Sig.1r.jpg
Back
WasP.202Bc500Francs20.3.1961Sig.2.jpg
P.202Bc  500 Francs 20.3.1961 Sig.2
 WDB
WasP.602Hd500FrancsNDSIg.6lithor.jpg
Back
WasP.203Bc1000Francs20.3.1961Sig.2.jpg
P.203Bc  1,000 Francs 20.3.1961 Sig.2.
 WDB
WasP.403Db1000Francs20.3.1961Sig1r.jpg
Back
WasP.204Bb5000Francs20.3.1861Sig.2.jpg
P.204Bb  5,000 Francs 20.3.1861 Sig.2.
 WDB
WasP.55000Francs15.4.1959Sig.1r.jpg
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
WDB  We gratefully acknowledge numismatist Weldon D. "Burt" Burson, specialized collector of West African States banknotes, for providing images and information used in this section.